Making your visit with us something special - that has been close to our family's heart for three generations.
You don't just have to trust our word and that of our many regular guests - we are certified by several bodies and are proud of numerous labels as well as awards.
3-Star-Superior-Hotel according to the German Hotel Classification
Anyone booking for the first time at a family-run private hotel wants to be sure even before they arrive that certain quality criteria, amenities and services fully meet their expectations. To ensure this and to be able to offer our guests an all-round pleasant stay, our Hotel Imhof has been classified as a 3-star superior hotel for decades.
The "star catalogue" of the DEHOGA - German Hotel Classification sets minimum and extra point criteria for all hotel areas - from arrival and check-in to the room, gastronomy and event area to leisure and online activities. So you can be sure that you will want for nothing when you stay with us and that you can see our hotel as your "second home".
Here find current offers for a short trip to or nature holiday in the Spessart Nature Park!
Environment and Climate Pact Bavaria
Across Bavaria, companies and businesses are successfully implementing measures to protect the environment and the climate. The Environmental and Climate Pact of Bavaria brings together businesses that are committed to ecological sustainability in many ways. Both our Hotel Imhof and our Hotel Mainpromenade are part of this pact and we are proud to participate in the preservation of our environment.
In all areas of the company, sustainable points of view are the basis of the decisions and the offer. This extends to regional purchasing through our action group "Frische aus Main-Spessart", climate-friendly mobility offers such as shuttle services from / to the train station or for cyclists, the reduction of disposable plastic in the rooms and in the gastronomy, the generation of energy and heat through a combined heat and power plant, and the complete recycling of food through our own home-made sausage. At Hotel Imhof, you can thus be sure to enjoy a resource-saving and low-emission stay
Wanderbares Deutschland: Quality host
The seal "Wanderbares Deutschland: Qualitätsgastgeber" ("Hiking in Germany: Quality Host") awarded by the German Hiking Association assures hikers a stay that meets all the specific requirements of a hiking trip. Whether it's knowledgeable hiking staff, tour tips from locals, luggage transport or drying facilities for equipment and clothing - at Hotel Imhof you will find the perfect conditions for your active holiday in nature.
Our hotel is located at a geographically favourable point, a prominent bend of the Main River, as well as close to many natural beauties of the Spessart Nature Park. Take a look here take a look at our tour suggestions and explore the vineyards in the wine country of Mainfranken, the pilgrimage church of Maria Buchen, the Snow White town of Lohr am Main or the historic "Nun's Path" along the Franconian Saale - Main-Spessart has some surprises in store for you!
Bett+Bike: Bicycle-friendly guesthouse (adfc)
A successful cycling holiday starts with a very well equipped base station. At Hotel Imhof, we have specialised for years in offering our guests the perfect starting point for star or route tours. Our lockable bike garage with eBike charging points, the professional bike repair station, our luggage transport or train station shuttle service, our tour suggestions with local insider tips, the fortifying breakfast buffet or the fresh, regional cuisine are just a few of the offers that our guests prefer.
That's why we are certified as a Bett+Bike guest house - a seal awarded to hotels by the Allgemeiner Deutscher Fahrrad-Club e. V. (adfc). (adfc) to hotels that can offer the best conditions for cycling holidays.
By the way: We are located on the Mainradweg, which is ideal for pleasure cyclists and nature lovers and offers 600 kilometres of a course without many inclines. But also the Sinn and Saale valleys, which lead you from Hotel Imhof into the heart of the Spessart Nature Park, are worth a day trip. Click here here to find our suggestions for circular tours around Gemünden am Main (there is also something for mountain bikers here).
Travel for all: accessibility tested
Hotels, museums, cities and much more are tested and certified as part of the nationwide "Travel for All" labelling system. For people who want to travel and experience something even in old age; for young and old; for people with and without restrictions. You can therefore expect a trained and qualified host.
In our industry entry you will find detailed information on accessibility at Hotel Imhof. In this way, we create a high level of transparency and reliability to make your arrival and stay as stress-free and hassle-free as possible.
At Hotel Imhof you can feel safe in every respect. The health, safety and security of our guests are very important to us and are guaranteed throughout your stay.
The feel-good seal is awarded to establishments that enforce protective measures and concepts related to food hygiene, infection risks, cleaning and disinfection processes.
Here to access our hygiene concept, where you can get an overview of the measures in all hotel areas.
Top training company
But it is not only for our guests that we offer the highest quality: our employees, too, find in our hotel the framework conditions that a suitable workplace should offer. Training is particularly important to us - for decades we have been training the chefs and hotel specialists of tomorrow. That is why we are a "Top Training Company" and certified by the DEHOGA Federal Association. Through this award, we commit ourselves to always fulfilling twelve relevant guiding principles in the areas of personal development, cooperation with vocational schools, working climate, career preparation and more.
As a training ambassador of DEHOGA Bavaria, Managing Director Dennis Imhof works with schools and students to convey to young people the enthusiasm for the hotel and catering industry.
"We train people who make people happy!" - Here go to our 2022 training campaign!
Want to become part of our big family? At our job page you will find all vacancies and benefits. We are looking forward to meeting you!
Spessart Nature Park
Myths and legends entwine around the Spessart. Noble hunting parties and robbers once roamed the vast deciduous forests with ancient beech trees and gnarled oaks. Today, the Spessart invites recreation seekers and sports enthusiasts into the heart of Europe. The Spessart offers a comprehensive network of hiking and biking trails, enjoyment of nature in a unique natural and cultural landscape, and a wide variety of adventure and leisure activities.
As a member of the Naturpark Spessart e. V. we are committed to preserving the unique natural landscape around our hotel. At the same time our guests have access to the best nature experience offers: the water experience house in Rieneck, the marked hiking trails with information boards as well as shelter or forest experience trail and the nature park information center in Gemünden are just a few examples of the activities in our surroundings.
On the website of the Naturpark Spessart e. V. you will find a calendar of events with guided tours and events around the nature park!
Freshness from Main-Spessart
As early as 2002, the action group "Frische aus Main-Spessart" (Freshness from Main-Spessart) was formed from an Agenda 21 project of the district, in which restaurateurs, producers and direct marketers have joined forces to offer and process fresh, ecologically valuable food from our region.
5 good reasons for the "freshness
1. transparency in the production & processing of food
2. Short transport routes for more freshness & less climate-damaging CO2
3. Strengthening our region
4. Preservation of regional biodiversity
5. Preservation and shaping of the local cultural landscape
To introduce guests to the special features of the district with selected regional dishes and at the same time strengthen local agriculture.
Take a look at our seasonal menu here.